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  • ID: I31870
  • Name: John Brome
  • Prefix: Sir 1
  • Sex: M
  • Death: 24 JUL 1558
  • Residence: Headington, & Halton, Oxon
  • Occupation: Sheriff of Oxfordshire 1553 1
  • Note: 1 2 1 3

    Lord of manor of Headington and Holton.
    Christopher's son John, who came of age in 1514, sold the manor of Shipton-on-Cherwell in 1532 to four men acting for New College, Oxford.
    A Robert Brome died lord of manors of Headington and Holton 1486, and is assumed by to have been the father of this John.Perhaps he was in fact an elder brother of this John?
    The living of St Nicholas Church, Marston, Oxon, was sold in 1547 to Sir John Brome, Lord of the Manor of Headington.
    The church of Holton contains many fine monuments and brass tablets engraved with Bromes to the memories of the descendants of Sir John de Brome, who married the heiress of Baldington.
    Sir John Williams of Rycote Williams sold the manor of Ducklington by 1552 to Sir John Brome of Holton, who died in 1558 holding Ducklington in chief.
    Also married Margaret Baddington. (Although could there be any confusion with this earlier marriage?:
    William Browne [sic] lived at Halton, Gloucestershire (also listed as Buckinghamshire). He married Agnes Baldington [b 1428 re ipm of her father], daughter and co heir of Thomas Baldington and Agnes Danvers [qv].)
  • _UID: 0BDBB54E53CE45DAA0A185F862ACB3A44C6E
  • Change Date: 17 MAR 2009

    Father: Christopher Brome b: 1475
    Mother: Hampden b: ABT 1462

    Marriage 1 Margaret Rowse b: in Ragley, Warwickshire
    • Married: JAN 1521
    1. Has Children Katharine Brome b: ABT 1520 in Halton, Oxon
    2. Has Children Christopher Brome b: ABT 1533

    1. Type: Web Site
    2. Type: Web Site
      Title: Victoria County History of Oxfordshire
    3. Text: Adrian Channing
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